Kate-Keefe

Kate Keefe

Kate Keefe has been a Global Professional Instructor with CPI since 2013, teaching the Dementia Capable Care program to therapists and other professional care partners. Her journey with Dementia Care Specialists began in 2002, when she attended the Dementia Therapy Applications course to support her work in geri-psych and long-term care. She went on to complete the Certified Instructor program (one of the courses that she now teaches), and in 2003, she became certified as a Master Clinician in Dementia Therapy. Kate truly loves being able to help other healthcare professionals deepen their understanding and their work with persons living with Alzheimer’s and dementia.

Posts by Kate Keefe


Alzheimer’s Dementia: What Is This New Term?
By Kate Keefe | Posted on 03.09.2017 | with 0 comments
When a person displays these symptoms of impaired functional cognition, they are said to have Alzheimer’s dementia. Read more »
How Will the IMPACT Act Impact Your Dementia Care Community?
Here’s how you can meet the requirements and make life better for your residents and their families. Read more »
Preventing Falls for a Person With Dementia
Whether in a family home or a care facility, falls must—and can—be prevented. Learn how from an OT with special skills in dementia care. Read more »
The Keys to Hiring a Strong Dementia Care Staff
When it comes to onboarding in the field of dementia care, what do you need to look for in your staff? And how can you ensure their success? Read more »
How OTs Help People With Dementia Live to Their Fullest Potential
By Kate Keefe | Posted on 06.10.2015 | with 6 comments
It’s natural to feel hopeless about a condition that doesn’t “get better.” Yet there's something hopeful that more people need to know. Read more »
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